Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule October 11-November 24

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Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule
October 11-November 24

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films.  Ticket Prices: Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People.  The Sunday noon show is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.
*Ticket prices and schedule varies for Modern Cinema, October 11 through 13. __________________________________________________________________________
MODERN CINEMA 2019* The Modern teams up with Fortress Presents for an unforgettable weekend of the best in recent and upcoming cinema. Curated by Christopher Kelly, this unique film festival features some of the best films from the 2019 festivals as well as sneak peaks of upcoming films touted to be 2019 award winners. October 11, 5 and 7:30 pm October 12, 2 and 5 pm October 13, noon and 2 pm  Full film lineup and screening schedule to be announced.

*Early Bird festival passes are available for purchase online ($59). These provide priority access to all screenings. passes and single screening tickets will be available at a later date.

  Where’s My Roy Cohn October 18-20 Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm   One of the most controversial and influential American men of the 20th century, Roy Cohn was a ruthless and unscrupulous lawyer and political power broker whose 28-year career ranged from acting as chief counsel to Senator Joseph McCarthy’s Communist-hunting subcommittee to molding the career of a young Queens real estate developer named Donald Trump. PG-13; 97 minutes    

Judy October 25-27 Friday 3:45 pm, 6 pm, and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm   Thirty years after starring in The Wizard of Oz beloved actress and singer Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband. PG-13; 118 minutes    

Pain and Glory November 1-3 and 8-10 Friday 4 pm, 6 pm*, and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm *No 6 pm showtime on November 1   “Pain and Glory is Almodóvar’s best work for years, marvelously framed and composed, comparatively restrained for him, hugely enjoyable moment by moment.” David Sexton; London Evening Standard. A film director (Antonio Banderas) reflects on the choices he’s made in life as the past and present come crashing down around him. R; 113 minutes; Spanish with English subtitles    

Britt-Marie Was Here November 15-16 Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm   Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town’s oddball denizens – who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children’s soccer team. NR; 94 minutes; Swedish with English subtitles    

Frankie November 22-24 Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm   “Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from… a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney,Hollywood Reporter. Three generations of a European family come together in the fabled town of Sintra, Portugal, for one last vacation before the family matriarch faces the next, and last, chapter of her life. Over the course of one crisp October day, the fairy tale setting brings about everyone’s most romantic impulses, revealing both cracks between them, as well as unexpected depth of feeling. NR; 98 minutes  
Come early or stay late on Friday for dinner or Saturday and Sunday for brunch at Café Modern!

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